In less than an hour's drive, you will be in the heart of the City of the Popes, in the city center of Avignon. Stroll through Avignon and visit all its treasures: the Palais des Papes, the Pont Saint-Bénézet, the Jardin des Doms, the Notre Dame des Doms d'Avignon cathedral, the Calvet Museum, the Petit Palais Museum and many more. others. Avignon is known worldwide for its festival, not to be missed.
A rich historical heritage
Vaison la Romaine
The city of Vaison-la-Romaine is home to many ancient and medieval remains that will take you back in time. This open-air museum will charm you. Visit the archaeological sites of Puymin and Villasse, the Théo Desplans Archaeological Museum, the ancient theatre, the Romanesque cathedral of Notre-Dame-de-Nazareth, the Saint-Quenin chapel, the Pont Neuf, the Belfry tower, the square of l'Orme and many other architectural and historical treasures.
Don't miss the Tuesday morning market and the "Vaison Danses" festival, two must-sees in the town. To find out all about the events and the essential places to visit, go to the Vaison la Romaine tourist office.
Vaison-la-Romaine enjoys a central location in the region, you will be close to all the points of interest, the most beautiful towns and the most picturesque villages.
The City of the Popes Avignon
With a mild and sunny climate Nyons
Fifteen kilometers separate you from the town of Nyons, considered one of the most beautiful detours in France. In the heart of the Drôme Provençale, Nyons will surprise you with its unspoiled landscapes and exceptionally well-preserved heritage sites: the Pont Roman, the Tour Randonne, the Place des Arcades, etc. Our favorite for Nyons is also on the plate, don't miss the opportunity to taste the black olive and its olive oil.
Exceptional landscapes Unmissable villages
In the surroundings of Vaison la Romaine, many villages are to be discovered: Puyméras, Entrechaux, Brantes, Buisson, Cairanne, Faucon, Mollans-sur-Ouvèze, Roaix, Sablet, Savoillans, Saint-Léger-du-Ventoux, Saint-Marcellin -Lès-Vaison, Saint-Romain-en-Viennois, Saint-Roman-de-Malegarde and Villedieu. These villages are full of monuments, cobbled streets, shaded squares and breathtaking landscapes.